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Stroll to Zilker Park, Barton Springs, Local Resturants and Shops!

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Last updated: 07/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Zilker house description

You will love this property! Amazing 3 bedroom 2 bath
Tree house style home located in Zilker neighborhood for your Austin vacation pleasure! 2 blocks to Barton Springs Pool.
Stroll to Zilker Park, Lady Bird Lake, Hike and Bike Trail, Barton Creek Greenbelt, local restaurants, shops and Austin local nightlife. 5 minute cab ride to downtown and South Congress.
2 bus stops within 8-10 minute walk.

2 reserved driveway parking spots plus street parking. Outdoor upstairs balcony for relaxation, and for bird and squirrel lovers.

Property Perks:
High Speed WiFI
Roku with Netflix Streaming (Master bedroom)
Direct TV with many channels
Wii, DVD and Blueray Player. Games and Movies
Full Kitchen and Stocked Spices
Washer and Dryer
Beach Towels and Mats
Fluffy Linens
Work Desk and Wireless Printer
Books
Much More....
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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoking is not allowed inside the property. Smoking is permitted outside only. Doors and windows must be closed when smoking outside. Must dispose of cigarette butts and such properly. No smoking allowed inside the property....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Primary renter must be 25 years of age to rent property. This does not mean that all parties renting the property must be 25 years of age. ...moreless

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible
              • Pets Considered:

                Smal pets considered Size and breed restrictions Pets must be approved prior to reservations/bookings. ...moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

              • Downstairs Guest: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Upstairs Guest: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Queen Size Air Mattress: 1 queen

                Queen Size Air Mattress Availablefor use in Living Room...moreless

              • Master : 1 king

                Master bedroom has TV and Roku with Netflix Streaming...moreless

              • Bedroom 1 - 1 King Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen Bedroom 3 - 1 Queen Queen Air Mattress available for use upon request (for 6th and 7th guests) Sleeps 6 comfortably. Can accommodate up to 8 with Queen Air Mattress set up in living room area....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Master Bath: toilet, tub, shower

                Seprate Shower and Garden Tub, 1 toilet and 2 vanities. ...moreless

              • Upstairs Bath: toilet, shower

                Shower, Vanity and Toilet...moreless

              • Bathroom #1 Downstairs master bath has two separate areas. One area with toilet, vanity and shower. And a second area with tub and vanity . There are two entrances. From the hall (for the guest bedroom) and from the master bedroom. Bathroom #2 Upstairs shower is located in bedroom....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • No smoking inside the property - No exceptions

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player:

                    DVD/Blueray Player...moreless

                  • Games:

                    Assortment of games for Wii...moreless

                  • Video Games:

                    Assortment of Wii games...moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    Ipod stereo and charge provided Music Stations also available on Direct TV stations...moreless

                  • Books:

                    Assortment of many books...moreless

                  • Video Library:

                    Direct TV...moreless

                  • Television:

                    (2) Living Room 42' LCD with Direct TV Wii with tons of games X box with tons of games Wii doubles as DVD Player...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (2) Direct TV in living room Master Bedroom includes basic cable...moreless

                  • Books For Adults
                  • Music Library:

                    (3) Direct TV Station...moreless

                  • DVR

                  Theme

                  • Spa
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Family
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions
                  • Adventure

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Nude Beach
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Arboretum
                  • Live Theater
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo
                  • Festivals

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Walking
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Photography

                  local services and businesses

                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown:

                    The property is located less than 2 miles from downtown Austin! Walk, Bike, Cab or take the Metro! ...moreless

                  • Town
                  • Lake
                  • River

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Surfing
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Skiing
                  • Golf
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Roller Blading

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        Dining area with seating up to 6 Eat in Bar - Seats 2 Pub Table Seats 2 ...moreless

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card

                          General

                          • Iron & Board
                          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                            Elliptical Machine located in Master bedroom...moreless

                          • Activities Guide
                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Ceiling Fans
                          • Filtered Water
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Local Activities Guide
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Local Restaurant Guide
                          • Shampoo
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Printer
                          • Scanner
                          • Living Room:

                            Seating up to 10 2 large sofa 2 bars stools Pub table and 2 chairs...moreless

                          • Washing Machine:

                            Full size washer for your use....moreless

                          • Clothes Dryer:

                            Full size dryer for your use....moreless

                          • Wireless Internet:

                            Wireless Internet Connection Included WIFI included...moreless

                          • Parking:

                            2 reserved driveway parking spaces included Street parking also available first come first seved...moreless

                          • Internet:

                            Wireless Internet Connection Included WIFI included ...moreless

                          • Towels Provided:

                            Clean Fluffy Towels Always! ...moreless

                          • Broadband Access:

                            WIFI included...moreless

                          • Air Conditioning:

                            Yes! Dual systems (up and down)...moreless

                          • Heating:

                            Yes! Dual Systems (up and down)...moreless

                          • Linens Provided:

                            Clean Fluffy Linens Always! ...moreless

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional

                              Kitchen

                              • 4 Ring Stove
                              • Coffee Grinder
                              • Ice Maker
                              • Pantry Items:

                                Assortment of spices, condiments snacks and tea's provided...moreless

                              • Refrigerator:

                                Full Size...moreless

                              • Freezer:

                                Full Size...moreless

                              • Kitchen:

                                Fully stocked kitchen! ...moreless

                              • Coffee Maker:

                                Coffee Maker, French Press, coffee grinder and instant hot water dispenser....moreless

                              • Toaster:

                                Toaster/Poached Egg Combo...moreless

                              • Dishes & Utensils:

                                Everything you will need to cook a meal! ...moreless

                              Outside

                              • Tennis:

                                Tennis Courts located just 3 blocks from the home ...moreless

                              • Golf:

                                Golf Clubs available for use upon request....moreless

                              • Outdoor Furniture
                              • Beach Chairs
                              • Beach Towels
                              • Tennis Court
                              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                              • Outdoor Grill:

                                Outdoor Gas Grill included...moreless

                              • Balcony:

                                Awesome Balcony with seating up to 6, electric grill, party lights and tree-lined views...moreless

                              Pool / Spa

                                  • Communal Pool:

                                    Barton Springs Pool with a short 2 blocks away! ...moreless

                                   

                                  Reviews

                                  Write a review 4.8
                                  from 24 traveler reviews
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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  F1
                                  Oct 30 - Nov 2, 2014
                                  4 night min stay

                                  $3,000
                                  flat fee
                                  My Standard Rate
                                  3 night min stay
                                  $375
                                  $1,850 $4,800
                                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                  Fees:

                                  • Damage Protection Waiver $89
                                  • Cleaning $150
                                  • Pet Fee $50
                                  • Taxes Included

                                  Notes:

                                  July 17 - August 17 - To received super special summer rate you must book during this timeframe.

                                  No tax for stay 30 days or more.

                                  15% City and State tax for stays 30 days or less.

                                  Max 8 - $15/night/guest after 6 guests

                                  Pets must be approved prior to booking, no exceptions.

                                  Monthly and Long Term Renters Welcome

                                  Please inquire about Special Event Rates - SXSW, X-Games, F1, ACL


                                  Cancellation policy:

                                  Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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                                  Calendar

                                  Last updated: 07/22/2014
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                                  Location

                                  10 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Austin Bergstrom
                                  15 Miles
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  Emma Long Metropolitan Park
                                  0.5 Miles
                                  Nearest Barpub
                                  Highball
                                  1.2 Miles
                                  Nearest Golf
                                  Butler Park Pitch & Putt Golf Course
                                  0.5 Miles
                                  Nearest Restaurant
                                  Chuy's

                                  Car: Recommended

                                  The home is conveniently situated in Austin's centrally located Zilker Park neighborhood. Walking distance to local bars/clubs, restaurants, and boutiques including the Barton Springs Pool, Lady Bird Lake, Austin's Zilker Park & Hike and Bike Trail, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Umlauf Gardens, Shady Grove, Green Mesquite, Hugos, Chuy's, Billy's BBQ, Romeo's, Flip Happy Crepe's, Thom's Grocery, Bluebonnet Market, Saxon Pub, Highball, Gibsons Bar, Alamo Drafthouse,and various food trailers.

                                  The heart of Downtown (6th and Congress) is 2.8 miles or a 40 minute walk, 5 min cab ride or 11 minute bus ride. Local bus service is a 8 minute walk from the house. Airport is a 15 minute drive.

                                  Activities nearby: Tennis, Golf, Shopping, Sightseeing, Mountain Biking, Restaurants, Canoeing/Kayaking,SUP, Swimming, Trail Running, Hiking, Health/Beauty Spa, Cinemas/Movie Theaters, Live Theatre, Museums et..

                                  The home comfortably sleeps up to six adults.

                                  Upstairs: one queen bed and full bath. The dining area has seating for four to six people. There is a small breakfast bar and eat in pub table in the living area.

                                  The living area includes a 42' LCD television.

                                  Small upstairs patio overlooking creek. Outfitted with seating for six, bird and humming bird feeders.

                                  Downstairs: one king bed, one queen bed and full shower and bath.

                                  Washer and Dryer.

                                  Clean towels and linens provided.

                                  2 dedicated parking spots. Street parking also available.

                                  Entertainment: TV (Basic Cable), DVD, and wireless internet.

                                  We are happy to help with any questions or recommendations during your stay.

                                  We look forward to hosting you!

                                  Sincerely, Sally & Scott.

                                   

                                  Manager info

                                  Year Purchased: 2010

                                  About: Sally is a true Austinite and Scott moved to Austin in 2007 from Dallas. They love the Austin trails, lakes, food & all the entertainment Austin has to offer year-round. Scott is a real estate broker and investment advisor ; while Sally is in the Technology Industry and manages their vacation rental properties. Sally and Scott purchased this house in 2010

                                  Why Zilker:
                                  The fun, modern eclectic neighborhood just a 5 minute cab ride downtown is truly the heart of Austin! Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool, Lady Bird Lake and much more are just a stroll away.

                                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                                  Located in one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Austin you will enjoy everything our city has to offer. The proximity to activities, entertainment and restaurants while offering a private, peaceful, less expensive alternative to a hotel room makes this property the perfect option. Free and dedicated parking space in front of property with additional street parking that does not require a parking permit.


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                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • Welcome to Austin!

                                    Welcome to Austin!

                                  • Modern kitchen fully equipped for cooking.

                                    Modern kitchen fully equipped for cooking.

                                  • Welcome to Austin!

                                    Welcome to Austin!

                                  • Upstairs balcony

                                    Upstairs balcony

                                  • Master Bedroom.  Extra blankets, pillows and towels stowed in large closet.

                                    Master Bedroom. Extra blankets, pillows and towels stowed in large closet.

                                  • Soak in the garden tub after a hike on lady bird lake trail.

                                    Soak in the garden tub after a hike on lady bird lake trail.

                                  • 2nd bedroom  - Queen bed
Work desk & printer with views of the creek

                                    2nd bedroom - Queen bed Work desk & printer with views of the creek

                                  • 3rd bedroom. Unique upstairs bedroom with private access to outside balcony.

                                    3rd bedroom. Unique upstairs bedroom with private access to outside balcony.

                                  • Modern full shower with frameless glass wall.

                                    Modern full shower with frameless glass wall.

                                  • Watch the bats emerge at sunset from Congress Avenue bridge over Lady Bird Lake.

                                    Watch the bats emerge at sunset from Congress Avenue bridge over Lady Bird Lake.

                                  • Hike the Barton Creek Greenbelt. Mile and Mile of beautiful trail!

                                    Hike the Barton Creek Greenbelt. Mile and Mile of beautiful trail!

                                  • Living room with lots of natural light. 
42'TV, Wii, PS2 and lots of games

                                    Living room with lots of natural light. 42'TV, Wii, PS2 and lots of games

                                  • Beautiful dining area offers seating up to 6.

                                    Beautiful dining area offers seating up to 6.

                                  • Modern Updated Kitchen

                                    Modern Updated Kitchen

                                  • Relax on the upstairs balcony and enjoy views of trees, birds and squirrels.

                                    Relax on the upstairs balcony and enjoy views of trees, birds and squirrels.

                                  • Downstairs Master Bedroom with elliptical machine for those hot or rainy days.

                                    Downstairs Master Bedroom with elliptical machine for those hot or rainy days.

                                  • Downstairs bathroom. Large shower with modern glass tiles floor to ceiling.

                                    Downstairs bathroom. Large shower with modern glass tiles floor to ceiling.

                                  • Relax and read a book by the creek.

                                    Relax and read a book by the creek.

                                  • High Efficiency Washer and Dryer

                                    High Efficiency Washer and Dryer

                                  • Upstairs full bathroom. Unique rock pebble flooring offers a spa-like experience

                                    Upstairs full bathroom. Unique rock pebble flooring offers a spa-like experience

                                  • Short stroll to Barton Springs Swimming Pool!

                                    Short stroll to Barton Springs Swimming Pool!

                                  • Enjoy Rowing, Canoeing, Kayaking or SUP on Lady Bird Lake

                                    Enjoy Rowing, Canoeing, Kayaking or SUP on Lady Bird Lake

                                  • Welcome to Austin!

                                    Welcome to Austin!

                                  $375 per night (USD)
                                  24

                                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 8

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                                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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